|UBC, a university badly off course - Patrick Bruskiewich|
A November 2005 article in the Graduate Magazine at UBC. Due to a lack of imagination and leadership ... the academic heart and soul of UBC was cast adrift in the late 1990's and this once fine university, once considered the Cambridge of the West Coast, is perilously close to running aground. UBC's rankings has fallen with undergraduates and graduate students alike. Some departments are so left of centre that even Che Guevara would blush ...
Keywords: UBC; cast adrift; no longer a Cambridge; falling ranking